Patrick L. Wayt

October 22, 2017

Patrick L. Wayt, 71, of rural Frankfort, died at 10:17 a.m. October 22, 2017 at his home.  Born March 18, 1946 in Clinton County to Beryl & Mildred (Snodgrass) Wayt.  He married Dana L. Myers on October 2, 1965 at the Antioch Church and she survives.  Pat was a 1964 graduate of Clinton Central High School and lived in Clinton County his entire life.   He was a lifelong grain and hog farmer.  He attended the Antioch Church.  Pat enjoyed bookwork, working outside and visiting with people.  On May 5, 1996, 21 years ago, Pat was the recipient of a heart transplant.  He loved his family, especially his grandchildren.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 26, 2017 at the funeral home. Pastor David Klipp will officiate. Memorial donations may be made to the Antioch Church Building Fund, 4625 S SR 39, Frankfort, IN 46041 or Indiana Organ Procurement Organization, 3760 Guion Road, Indianapolis, IN 46222.

Survived by:

Wife: Dana L. Wayt of rural Frankfort, 2 Daughters: Renee (Marc) Shoemaker of rural Frankfort and Tracy (Jerome) Berry of Augusta, Georgia, 2 Sisters-in-Law: Sally R. Myers of Frankfort and Marilyn Cale of Colorado Springs, Colorado, 4 Nieces: Kelli Wayt Spoto of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Julie Myers of Indianapolis, Cathy (Kevin) Price of Frankfort and Megan Myers of Harrison, Ohio, 6 Grandchildren: Chase Joseph, Brant Joseph, Jhett Shoemaker, Cassidy Shoemaker, Jaylon Berry and Jaden Berry.

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Mike & Stanley Wayt and a son-in-law: David Joseph in 2009.


Leave your Condolences

16 Condolences for “Patrick L. Wayt”

  1. Deb and Bob Smith October 23, 2017 at 3:41 pm

    Thinking of all of you. So sorry for your loss. In my prayers

  2. Danny & Brenda Berry ( Clearwater Fl. ) October 23, 2017 at 3:46 pm

    May God bless you and your family in time of sorrow

  3. Jeanie Thompson October 23, 2017 at 5:31 pm

    My heart is breaking for you Dana. He will be missed by so many. I’ll keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers in the days and weeks to come. God will hold you in his loving arms. Love you, Jeanie and Gary

  4. Marcia Wien October 23, 2017 at 8:46 pm

    Dana and Renee, Thinking of you and your family. My prayers are with you all.

  5. Terry and Angelika Singleton October 23, 2017 at 11:54 pm

    Although words will never fill the void in all of our lives that Pat going home leaves, it is a tremendous condolence to share this time with you in celebration of a great man and the impressive life he lived.

  6. Cindy Reeder October 24, 2017 at 10:28 am

    Dana, Renee, Tracy and families,
    My deepest condolences to your family. I met Pat a couple of times and what a nice guy and great family man. He will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him. Cherish the memories and know one day you will see him again. My prayers for you is for God to wrap you in his loving arms and give you peace and comfort in the days to come. Blessing to all.

  7. Debbie Voorhis October 24, 2017 at 12:17 pm

    Pat and I were childhood friends in Michigantown. It was a shock to see the news of his passing. I haven’t seen him for years. We used to exchange Christmas cards. May God comfort his family and friends.

  8. Jan Kersey October 24, 2017 at 3:23 pm

    Dear Dana girls and family,
    My heart knows your sadness and yet relief for the passing of Dad. He fought the LONG hard battle for 21 years. My how he did fight. Dana you stood by him through it all and was always his very best friend. He will be missed, but think of all the memories you have that will last forever. Sorry I cannot be there for the services, but in Florida. My thoughts and prayers are for all of you.

  9. Dick and Janet Gray October 25, 2017 at 2:16 pm

    Dana and Family,

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Pat was a great guy. He will be miss.

    God Bless,
    Dick and Janet Gray

  10. Keith Gephart October 25, 2017 at 2:17 pm

    The world lost a great guy. I’ll always remember Pat as a good man that would do anything for anyone. Rest in peace and may your memory never fade.

  11. Brenda Skiles October 25, 2017 at 4:56 pm

    We are so sorry Dana. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May the Lord comfort you and give you peace.

  12. Jackie Smith October 25, 2017 at 6:10 pm

    To Dana and the family: We were saddened to hear about Pat. He was a wonderful friend and family man. We had so many great times throughout the years as farmers and friends. Now that we are all in Texas we didn’t know that Pat was ill. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. God is good and will take care of home. Love you all… Ed and Jackie Smith and family. Todd and Sara Weber and Family and Scott and Tracie Smith and family.

  13. Phil Ramsey October 26, 2017 at 12:10 am

    So sorry to hear of the end of Pat’s long battles. We know his family will treasure the memories they have of their times together. Renee, Chase and Brant, our hearts are with you and all the rest of his great family. May God grant you strength and peace. Phil and Chris Ramsey

  14. Charlene Taylor October 26, 2017 at 11:23 am

    I am so sorry for your loss. He sure was a fighter and I know you will miss him. My prayers are with you and your family.

  15. Manda Adams October 26, 2017 at 4:06 pm

    Dana and family,
    I’m so sorry to hear about Pat. I always in enjoyed waiting on Pat at The Farmers Bank, he had to agitate me and I would dish it right back at him. Sending thoughts and prayers to you and your family.
    Manda Hill Adams

  16. Bill & Lora Layton October 27, 2017 at 11:54 am

    Dana & Family, so sorry for your loss.

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